Helen Morris

Obituary of Helen Morris

Helen Horsman Morris, 91, of Parsonsburg, died on Thursday, February 1, 2018 at Wicomico Nursing Home in Salisbury.  Born on February 21, 1926 at Lewis Wharf near Vienna, MD, she was the daughter of the late Julian C. and Nellie S. Horsman.

 

Helen was a 1943 graduate of Vienna High School and a 1947 graduate of the Peninsula General Hospital School of Nursing.  She was a member of the Cadet Nursing Corp, Peninsula General Hospital School of Nursing Alumni Association, Melson United Methodist Church and Happytimers.

 

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 48 years, Edgar M. Morris; a daughter, Rebecca Merritt; three sisters, Margaret Apple, Madeline Reid and Louise Byrd; and two brothers, Darius “Bill” Horsman and Franklin E. Horsman.

 

Helen is survived by her son, Thomas Morris and his wife Lisa of Parsonsburg; two grandsons, Edgar “Eddie” Merritt and Cody Morris; a sister, Emma Jean Sellers; and several nieces and nephews.  Helen’s family would like to thank the friends and extended family that were constant companions and supporters of Helen while she was in the nursing home.

 

All services will be private.

 

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Parsonsburg Vol. Fire Company, P.O. Box 208, Parsonsburg, MD 21849.

 

Arrangements are in the care of Holloway Funeral Home, P.A., 501 Snow Hill Road, Salisbury, MD 21804.  To send condolences to the family, please visit www.hollowayfh.com